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Check out the awards at the All Ireland Showcase Day!

21st May 2019
Creativity, hard graft and willingness to invest their own hard-earned cash were the hallmarks of the primary school Entrepreneurs who took part in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme All Ireland Showcase... [read more]
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IT ALL STEMS FROM MATHS

21st May 2019
Limerick and Clare schools selected for “Numeracy Across the Curriculum” pilot programme   University of Limerick, Monday 20th May:  EPISTEM, the National Centre for... [read more]
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Show Racism the Red Card highlights need for young people to be educated about racism

15th May 2019
The need to educate young people about racism is greater than ever before because of the growth of far-right movements across Europe.  That’s according to the anti-racism charity, Show... [read more]

Music Generation Announces Expansion into Five New Areas of Ireland

13th May 2019
KERRY, KILDARE, LONGFORD, MEATH AND TIPPERARY  As Part of the Creative Ireland Programme  Monday, 13 May 2019 – Kerry, Kildare, Longford, Meath and Tipperary have been announced... [read more]
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Asthma Society concludes Asthma Awareness Week with launch of new “5 Step Rule” video

13th May 2019
    Asthma deaths on the rise: learn how to manage a potentially fatal asthma attack   WATCH: 5 Step Rule video lists the steps to take to save a life during an asthma attack   Seven... [read more]
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TIKTOK JOINS INTERNET MATTERS AS PART OF ITS COMMITMENT TO ONLINE SAFETY

5th April 2019
TikTok, the world's leading short-form video platform, is joining Internet Matters, a not-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to empower parents and carers to keep young people safe in the digital... [read more]
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Ireland has been waiting for somewhere like Explorium

4th April 2019
Explorium is a place of discovery; it is a place for everyone, young and old; a place for people who are curious; a place for people who love learning, adventure and are fascinated about the world we live... [read more]
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Irish Water Safety’s PAWS resource for primary schools

4th March 2019
Irish Water Safety has created a fantastic free educational resource for primary schools called PAWS (Primary Aquatics Water Safety). It’s great news for parents because it outlines life-saving guidelines... [read more]
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Seahorses unbridled at Fota Wildlife Park

14th February 2019
Fota Wildlife Park today announced the arrival of 12 Pot-bellied seahorses, (Hippocampus abdominalis), to the Tropical House at the 100-acre Park. The 12 seahorses came to the iconic Co. Cork visitor attraction... [read more]